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News and stories


Deliberative democracy and refugees: ensuring they have a voice

PhD candidate Mohammad Abdul-Hwas’ thesis is inspired by Syrian refugees’ stories and his family’s experience from Palestine.

09 Dec 2022

"I've never felt like I was on my own"

When the University of Canberra’s Chief Operating Officer and Vice-President Operations Vicki Williams leaves UC this month, she knows that operations will be in the good hands of an empowered, collaborative portfolio – hear from both Vicki and some of her portfolio, in this tribute to teamwork.

06 Dec 2022

Women’s breast satisfaction impacts their quality of life

University of Canberra researchers found women with larger breasts are less satisfied with their breasts and that this has significant implications for their quality of life and physical activity participation.

02 Dec 2022
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UC communications students take out national competition titles

Two teams of communications students from the University of Canberra have competed in national advertising and public relations competitions, with both teams winning against other universities from across Australia.

12 Dec 2022

Research shows UC’s ELSA Program significantly boosts STEM outcomes and improves language skills, rolling out now for 2023

More than 400 early childhood centres and preschools around Australia have now used the ELSA Program, with evidence from the University of Canberra showing students achieve better STEM outcomes thanks to the program.

11 Dec 2022

Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Awards recognises outstanding UC staff in 2022

University of Canberra staff recognised for excellence at the University’s annual VC Staff Awards.

08 Dec 2022
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